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Minnesota Vikings News and Rumors
Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder developed a knee problem this week. As the team prepares to attempt to stretch its record to 4-1 against the Titans, Ponder’s knee is improving. “It didn’t bother him very much on Monday, but it was really soreShare Tweet
But Erin Henderson won't play in the nickel on Sunday. Jasper Brinkley will play there as Henderson works his way backShare TweetESPN.com Oct 4, 2012A few players got the shaft in this week's First Quarter Stock Watch post. One was Minnesota Vikings all-purpose man Percy Harvin, the NFC's special teams player of the month for September, and we circled back on him Wednesday. Another was Chicago Bears…Share TweetVikings running back still not interested in talking about Tennessee's Chris Johnson.Share Tweet
Jared Allen on strong defensive surge: 'We've kept it simple'The Vikings hope to keep their defensive momentum going in Week 5 with a home game against Tennessee.Share TweetThe Vikings receiver was named NFC special teams player of the monthShare Tweet
Countdown Daily Prediction: Titans-VikingsOct 4The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Tennessee at Minnesota
Preview: Tennessee Titans vs. Minnesota VikingsOct 4NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and the Minnesota Vikings.
Weather update: Titans @ VikingsOct 4AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Titans @ Vikings.